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In Memoriam: James E. Gray

James E. Gray

Media Relations Office

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August 6, 2007

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The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of former employee James E. Gray on August 6, 2007 in Reno Nevada.    He was 84.

James was born in Modesto California.  He served in the U. S. Navy as a Commissioned Officer in the Ordnance Field from 1941-1972 after which he became a Correctional Officer in Fairfield California until 1976.

James joined the Institution in 1977 as a Security Guard and later also worked in the Stockroom. He left WHOI in 1982 to relocate to Nevada.

More details will be posted as they become available.

Originally published: August 6, 2007